** 1. **An organization has 50 people, and 4 of the people are running for president. Each of the 50 people votes for one of the 4 candidates. How many different vote totals are possible?

* 2. *An organization has 50 people, and 4 of the people are running for president. Each of the 50 people either votes for one of the 4 candidates, or can abstain from voting. How many different vote totals are possible?

** 3. **I have 8 identical pieces of cherry candy and 7 identical pieces of melon candy. Find the number of ways I can distribute this candy to 4 children.

** 4. **I have 6 identical pieces of candy to distribute to a group of 5 children. Two of the children in the group are twins, and they insist on receiving an equal amount of candy. How many ways can I distribute the candy?

Thanks!

JustAPotato Mar 20, 2020

#4**+2 **

You can see my answer to this question here:

https://web2.0calc.com/questions/can-t-solve-this-blame-skyrim

jfan17 Mar 21, 2020

#7**+1 **

* 3.* stick and dot method seperately for each candy. 11C3 * 10C3 =

0 each = 8C2

1 each = 6C2

2 each = 4C2

3 each = 2C2

Add them and you get **50**.

reply if you want a more detailed explanation

JustAPotato Mar 22, 2020